Contact Us Feed Back Site Map Home Bulletin Board
About Codex
Codex Meetings
FAO/WHO Expert Committees & Consultations
Key Issues
National Codex Contact Point (India)
National Codex Committee
Shadow Committees of the National Codex Committee
Who's Who
Working Procedures for Codex India
What's New
Relevant Sites

SITES RELEVANT TO CODEX

Range of international and national agencies/bodies with key role in food quality, safety and trade.


INTERNATIONAL

Food And Agriculture Organization(FAO)
http://www.fao.org

International Organization for Standardization(ISO)
http://www.iso.ch


International Plant Protection Convention
http://www.ippc.int/cds_ippc/IPP/En/default.htm


Office International des Epizooties (OIE)
http://www.oie.int/


World Health Organization(WHO)
http://www.who.org

World Trade Organization(WTO)
http://www.wto.org

TOP

NATIONAL

Ministry of Agriculture

Department of Agricultural Research and Education
http://dare.nic.in

Indian Council of Agricultural Research
http://www.icar.org.in

Department of Agriculture and Cooperation
http://www.agri.coop.nic.in

Directorate of Marketing and Inspection (DMI)
http://agmarknet.nic.in

Directorate of Plant Protection Quarantine and Storage Central Insecticides Board and Registration Committee
http://cibrc.nic.in

Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying
http://www.nic.in/dahd/

Integrated Fisheries Project
http://ifpkochi.nic.in

Department of Atomic Energy
http://www.dae.gov.in
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
http://www.barc.ernet.in

Ministry of Commerce and Industry
http://www.commin.nic.in

Department of Commerce
http://commin.nic.in/doc

Agriculture and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA)
http://www.apeda.com

APEDA has registered with Food Products Exporters for certain food products
The list of Exporters
http://www.apeda.com/ecom/scripts/exp_dir_entry.asp

Cashew Export Promotion Council http://www.cashewindia.org

Coffee Board
http://www.indiacoffee.org

Directorate General of Foreign Trade
http://dgft.delhi.nic.in

Export Inspection Council (EIC)
http://www.eicindia.org

Export Inspection Council (EIC) registers exporters for exports of Commodities for which certification is compulsory.
1) http://www.eicindia.org/eic/appvdunits-rice-main.htm

2)http://www.eicindia.org/eic/appvdunits-black_pepper-main.htm
3) http://www.eicindia.org/eic/appvdunits-milk-main.htm
4) http://www.eicindia.org/eic/appvdunits-egg-main.htm

Marine Produce Export Development Authority http://www.mpeda.com

Spices Board
http://www.indianspices.com

Tea Board
http://tea.nic.in
http://www.teaindia.org

Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution http://www.fcamin.nic.in

Department of Food and Public Distribution http://www.fcamin.nic.in/civil_ind.htm

Directorate of Sugar http://www.fcamin.nic.in/sugar_ind.htm

Directorate of Vanaspati, Vegetable Oils and Fats http://www.fcamin.nic.in/sugar_ind.htm

Department of Consumer Affairs http://www.fcamin.nic.in/cons_ind.htm

Bureau of Indian Standards
http://www.bis.org.in

Ministry of Defence
http://mod.nic.in

Defence Food Research Laboratory (DFRL) http://www.drdo.com/labs/dls

Ministry of Environment and Forests
http://envfor.nic.in

Ministry of Food Processing Industries
http://www.mofpi.nic.in/

Ministry of Food Processing Industries regulates FPO. The list of Licences under FPO.
http://www.mofpi.nic.in/venturesetup/licensing/licensing.htm

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
http://www.mohfw.nic.in

Directorate General of Health Services http://mohfw.nic.in/dghsindex.htm

Prevention of Food Adulteration Act
http://mohfw.nic.in/pfaact.pdf

Ministry of Human Resource Development

Department of Women and Child Development
http://wcd.nic.in

Ministry of Science and Technology
http://www.mst.nic.in

Department of Biotechnology
http://www.dbtindia.org

Research Institutions

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
http://www.barc.ernet.in

Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI) http://www.cftri.com

Defence Food Research Laboratory (DFRL)
http://www.drdo.com/labs/dls/dfrl/index.shtml

Industrial Toxicology Research Centre (ITRC) http://www.itrcindia.org

Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR)
http://www.icmr.nic.in

National Institute of Nutrition (NIN)
http://icmr.nic.in/000229/nin.htm

National Dairy Research Institute
http://www.ndri.nic.in

Industry Associations

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
http://www.ciionline.org

All India Food Processors' Association (AIFPA)
http://www.aifpa.com

Confederation of Indian Food Trade and Industry (CIFTI) http://www.cifti.org


Consumers Organizations (Members of NCC)

Consumer Education and Research Centre (CERC) http://www.indiatrade.com/cerc

Voluntary Organization in Interest of Consumer Education (VOICE)
http://www.consumer-voice.org

Consumer Unity and Trust Society (CUTS)
http://www.cuts.india.org

TOP

OTHER COUNTRY CODEX SITES

US Codex Office
http://www.fsis.usda.gov/OA/codex

Canada Codex Office
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/food-aliment/friia-raaii/ip-pi/codex/e_index.html

New Zealand Codex Office
http://www.maf.govt.nz/ext-org/ext/codex

Australia Codex Office
http://www.affa.gov.au